View map

View map 1.8

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Compatible XF 2.x versions
  1. 2.0
  2. 2.1
  3. 2.2
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Description:

Creates a button called View map for use in messages.

Clicking the View map button will show a Google map with a marker to a specific location.

Live Example:

https://www.southbayriders.com/forums/threads/2180/

(Example of View map button in thread view)

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(Example of View map button in thread view after clicking)

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(Example of View map link in visitors tab)

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(Example of View map page)

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(Example of Options page)

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Features:
  1. Click View map button in a message to show the map to specific location.
  2. Bring up larger map from link in Visitors tab.
  3. All phrases start with viewmap_ for your convenience.
Setup step 1:

Copy the crosshair.gif from the add-on directory to a directory of your choice, for example copy to the a /misc/ folder off the web root. Update the Options page with your crosshair.gif file location.

Setup step 2:

Get your Google JavaScript API key using this link:

https://developers.google.com/maps/documentation/javascript/get-api-key

Update the Options page with your Google JavaScript API key.

Setup step 3:

In the Options page, add your default coordinates and zoom.

How to create a View map button in a message:
  1. Under the Visitors tab, click the View map link.
  2. Move map to desired location.
  3. Copy the Map code at the bottom and paste it into a message.

    Example of map code:

    192455
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Latest updates

  1. See description

    View map v1.8 changes: View map bbcode now also works in conversation messages.
  2. See description

    View map v1.7 changes: Improved map display for smaller screens. Updated Information page.
  3. See description

    View map v1.6 changes: Out of range coordinates will now place the marker at a default location.
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